Knowing Samui , Koh Samui is the most important and most inhabited island in Surat Thani. It is the third largest island in Thailand, 253 square kilometers, after Phuket and Koh Chang. Koh Samui is about 84 km away from Suratthani coast and 750 km from Bangkok. Koh Samui is a beautiful marine attraction known for both Thai and foreign tourists especially Chaweng and Lamai Beach of Koh Samui and Mu Ko Ang Thong National Park Is the most beautiful viewpoint of the sea on the Gulf of Thailand. Koh Tao has shallow coral reefs and deep coral reefs that are abundant around Koh Nang Yuan as well. Koh Nang Yuan also has a viewpoint that is beautiful and worth the climb as well. It takes about 10 minutes to walk up. Above is a stone courtyard one of the vast for a good view
Coconut Island ,Samui is known as Coconut Island because it is a cultivated area of good coconut and still filled with coconut plantations untill now. Koh Samui has become a bustling tourist city. Travelers both Thai and foreigners visit about 700,000 people a year, with rapid growth especially the popular beaches like Chaweng and Lamai which grow in line with Pattaya’s beaches in Chonburi and Patong’s beaches in Phuket, but still has manny beaches which remain quiet suitable for relaxation.
The Island of Koh Samui has 50 km long road around the island. There are many facilities including commercial banks airports hotels and multi-level bungalows priced at over 500 THB, both cheap and expensive luxury rooms, besides the sandy beach there are also temples museums butterfly gardens and waterfalls as well as various shows such as snake farm ,crocodile farm ,center Thai monkeys, buffalo houses, etc., is a tourist attraction that is built to accommodate tourists, especially for tourists who prefer to relax peacefully.Koh Samui has the most beautiful and longest beach on the east of the island, Chaweng and Lamai Beach. Beauty at the Beach of Hua Thanon (Harn Beach) filled with rocks and coral.It’s a quiet place to relax from the popular tourist island tour
Recommend beach on Samui and nearby island
1 Chaweng Beach and Lamai Beach are the most popular beaches in Koh Samui, due to the beautyful of the pristine white sand beaches that attract tourists from around the world. Pouring in to visit until now, both beaches are the center of tourism business of Koh Samui, with many levels of accommodation, prices ranging from hundreds to hundreds of luxurious rooms each night
Nearly ten thousand baht. There are many tour companies, touring nearby islands and outdoor activities such as elephant trekking, snorkeling, shooting, kayaking etc. as well as the bustling entertainment venues along the beach road or can easily rent a car to travel around the island.
2 Haad Rin Nai and Haad Rin Nok, Koh Phangan is the longest and most beautiful beach of the island. Both places are still cheap accommodation, so tourists are not much costly for accommodation.
3 Sairee Beach, Koh Tao,is the longest and most beautiful sandy beach of Koh Tao, so there is a lot of accommodation and because it is close to Mae Haad Bay, which is the port and the important community area of the island. The boat trip is easy to travel, will contact to buy a tour, dive shop or travel to other islands easily.
Knowing Samui and nearby islands.
What to do on Samui island
1 Coral reef diving Koh Tao is the most beautiful dive site in the Gulf of Thailand and also has a shallow coral reef that is in perfect condition at the Purple Bay area for other islands. There are beautiful colors and beautiful fish to watch as a substitute, tourists can rent boats and diving equipment both at Koh Tao, Koh Samui and Koh Phangan. There are many scuba diving schools, and dive instructors foor people without diving license and dive master or dive instructors are mostly foreigners.
2. Waterfalls on Koh Samui and Phangan. There are many waterfalls even though not very large, but it helps to make the sea travel more colorful, such as Namuang Waterfall, Phaeng Waterfall, Than Sadet Waterfall, etc., to visit and play waterfalls, to change the atmosphere.
3Temples and museums suitable for those who like cultural tourism, with local temples and museums showing folk art, reflecting community history, ideas, beliefs and the lifestyle of villagers the Hainan Shrine, at the face of the Hainanese Chinese people, worshiping the Big Buddha.
4 Destination beach Wedding on Koh Samui because Samui is dream destination for many weding couple from around the world.